How much fondant do you need to cover a cake?

Answer Fondant is a smooth icing that can be draped over a cake to give it the appearance of being perfectly smooth and professional looking. An 8-inch round cake requires 1 lb. 8 oz. of fondant.Source:T... Read More »

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I need to cover a cake with fondant?

A regular 9 X 13 cake (which is 2inches high) would take 40 oz. of fondant.when you say 3 are you meaning 3 inches you mean stacked 3 cakes high?If you mean 3 inches high the... Read More »

Why do cake shows like cake boss claim they make cakes when they use 50% fondant?

If you think Cake Boss uses a lot of fondant, try watching Ace of Cakes with Duff Goldman on the Food Network sometime. I don't really know why they use so much fondant, but my opinion is well, jus... Read More »

How to Fondant a Cake?

So you want to fondant a cake? It's not as hard as everyone makes out and creates a spectacular presentation. And, like most things, it gets easier with practice. Shall we start?

What is fondant cake?

Fondant cake is a cake that has been covered with rolled fondant icing. Fondant icing leaves a smooth, perfect finish on the cake and is popular for wedding cakes.Rolled Fondant IcingRolled fondant... Read More »